10 can't-miss Vancouver food events happening this week: October 7 to 13

Oct 6 2019, 8:00 am

If you’re anything like us, the hunger for unique and delicious food and beverage-centred events is as strong as ever. It’s a good thing Vancouver always delivers them in excess.

Here are Vancouver food events, in or around the city, to check out this week.

Disco Dumplings at Burdock & Co

This weekly series features a savoury dumpling menu, DJ Chris Allen spinning vinyl, and a flashy disco ball setting the mood. Plates are $10 and guests can choose from an assortment of decadent dumplings including nettle and ricotta with wild greens and pork and burdock with charred chili sauce.

When: Mondays at 8 pm (walk-ins only; reservations on Mondays will only be accepted until 6:30 pm)
Where: Burdock & Co – 2702 Main Street, Vancouver

School of Magic Afternoon Tea

Trump Champagne Lounge’s School of Magic Afternoon Tea will start on September 16 and run through December 1. The service begins with an assortment of artisanal scones, followed by savoury selections like a Pretzel & Cheese Broomstick, Mrs. Sprout’s Pasty, and Ron’s Chicken Leg to name a few.

When: September 16 to December 1 from noon to 4 pm
Where: Trump Champagne Lounge – 1161 W Georgia Street, Vancouver
Price: $65–$118; reserve online

Big Day BBQ at The American

The Big Day BBQ at The American tailgate launches on September 9 then runs every Sunday after that until end of the year. Enjoy Texas-style brisket, ribs, pulled pork, Tex-Mex pasta salad, smokey slaw, and pit beans too.

When: Every Sunday after that until the end of 2019 at 10 am
Where: The American – 926 Main Street, Vancouver
Prices: Start at $20

Richmond Night Market 2019

This market draws crowds from across the province, who travel to check out the rows on rows of vibrant cuisine along with the diverse line-up of nightly performances on the 50-foot entertainment stage.

When: May 10 to October 14, 2019
Where: 8351 River Road, Richmond (near Bridgeport Station)

Glowbal Prix Fixe Festival

The Glowbal restaurant group is offering special prix fixe menus for 10 days only. Priced at $25 and $45 price points, this kicks off October 1 and runs until the 10. Glowbal, Coast, Italian Kitchen, and Trattoria locations will all be participating.

When: October 1 to 10
Where: Glowbal, Coast, Italian Kitchen, and Trattoria locations
Price: $25–$45

Say it with WINGS for the Amanda Todd Legacy

From October 1 to 14, WINGS will donate $1 from every order of their Pumpkin Spice wings to the Amanda Todd Legacy. WINGS has also created a special Purple cocktail in memory of
Amanda and on October 10 (World Mental Health Day) wear Purple to a receive a free order of Pumpkin Spice wings!

When: October 1 to 14 with a special deal on October 10
Where: Participating restaurants across BC

North Shore Craft Beer Week 2019

The celebrations will kick off with a launch party at the Pipe Shop on October 4 from 5 to 10 pm and feature breweries like Beere Brewing Co, Black Kettle Brewing Company, Bridge Brewing Co, Deep Cove Brewers + Distillers, Green Leaf Brewing Co, Hearthstone Brewery, House of Funk Brewing Co, Streetcar Brewing, Wildeye Brewing, and soon-to-open North Point Brewing.

When: October 4 to 11
Where: Breweries and venues around North Vancouver

Sunday Night Movie Series at Bells and Whistles

Enjoy movies every Sunday night at Bells and Whistles. October screenings kick off with  Major League on October 6.

When: October 6, 13, 20, 27
Where: Bells and Whistles – 3296 Fraser Street, Vancouver

nabs West Oktoberfest 2019

Join over 150 professionals from Vancouver’s marketing, media, and communications industry at this annual event. Tickets include one complimentary drink.

When: October 10 from 5:30 to 11 pm
Where: Deutsches Haus (Vancouver Alpen Club) – 4875 Victoria Drive, Vancouver
Price: $30 and up; buy online

Harvest Haus 2019

It’s baaack. Harvest Haus returns for its fifth year of Bavarian-style merrymaking, including traditional eats, music, and of course, tons of beer.

When: October 10 to October 19
Where: 
Hastings Park – 2901 East Hastings Street, Vancouver
Price: $24.99 and up; buy online